Âşıklık Geleneği ve Medya Endüstrisi İlişkisi Üzerine Bir Araştırma
Innovations starting with Industry Revolution and going on after in the field of technology, production and communication have affected the conversion in social fields. Many facts like emerging and developing of record technologies, mass media impact to social life, migration fact, economics activities, education have formed culture-art fields, too. Even though technological and economical fileds defined by culture industry raised with the negative ideas because of commoditizing and commercializing the culture at the beginning, their importance have been understood over time, the ways of benefitting the culture industries have been searched. Media tools except for recorded music sector and collabrated with it like radio, cinema, television and internet etc. have maintained their existences in new performance contexts as converting, evoluating, announcing, archiving, carriying to the future the traditional music. Minstrelsy Tradition, the one of the main elements of traditional music born in oral culture enviroment, kept alive and transferred, has been influenced by changing process and tried to keep itse existence with new seeking. In tradition, changing in many points like performer, performance enviroment and performance tradition, product, public, education, recording, economic activities has been felt in a rapid way. With the changing process, a new minstrel type performing its works in the programs with the context of media in a short time and in urban centralized economical fields has been emerged. From time to time, local artist, minstrel, people minstrel (halk âşığı), holly minstrel (Hak âşığı) have started to perform the most favourite products and the works came into prominence in cultural memory in this process and context. In current time, it has been continued to benefitted from the memory of traditional music with the impact of postmodern understanding and popular culture. Traditional music has provided the continuity by undertaking the functionality in new contexts and new forms.